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What does IPS stand for?

IPS stands for Ice Protection System (aerospace engines)

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Among the S-76D helicopter's features are all-composite, flaw-tolerant main rotor blades; an advanced Thales avionics system and autopilot; dual rotor speed for quiet mode operation with active vibration control; Pratt & Whitney 210S engines; a quiet mode; and an optional Rotor Ice Protection System (RIPS) for all-weather capability.
Oct 15, 2010 FedEx, Yingling Aviation, Cessna Aircraft FedEx Express has contracted with modifications provider Yingling Aviation to install glycol-based TKS ice protection systems built by CAV Aerospace and Garmin G600 avionics in its fleet of more than 250 Cessna 208 Caravan cargo aircraft.
Nov 29, 2009 US FAA yesterday issued a Notice of Proposed Rule making to require "scheduled airlines to either retrofit their existing fleet with ice-detection equipment or make sure the ice protection system activates at the proper time," the agency said in a statement.